In mass adoption in europe, A passivhaus institut new build or renovation routinely delivers a 90% reduction in REquired energy for thermal comfort in comparison to existing stock all else equal.
Occupancy of Chicago’s buildings lead to 73% of Chicago’s total co2 emissions.
Given Chicago’s 90% carbon dependent energy grid, a 90% reduction in demand means an elimination of > 80% of co2 emissions produced by occupancy. while DELIVERING pristine indoor air quality, sustainability and Resiliency - and all the “Hygge”* you can handle!…:)
*“Hygge”, "HOO-ga” - Danish: “…to give courage, comfort and joy…”
PHI Standard: EnerPHit Classic
Unique ID: 18585 APC EP 20180719 AP
Thermal Comfort: ~ 6000 kWh/yr heating. ~ 3000 kWh/yr cooling
Airtightness: ~.6 ACH @ Pascal 50
CFM: ~ 200 CFM @ P50
BOMA SQFT: 3723 TFA: 239.8 M^2 Volume: 599 M^3
Building Certifier: Peel Passive House Consulting
PHPP Designer: ZeroEnergy Design
Architect: Richard Kasemsarn, RA
Builder: Kenwood Construction Services, Inc.